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Studying the influence of livestock pressure on gully erosion in rangelands of SW Spain by means of the UAV+SfM workflow

Álvaro Gómez Gutiérrez, Susanne Schnabel, Francisco Lavado Contador, José Juan de Sanjosé, Alan D. J. Atkinson, Manuel Pulido Fernández, Manuel Sánchez Fernández

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La erosión por cárcavas supone un proceso de degradación del suelo frecuente en los sistemas agrosilvopastoriles del SO español que ha sido poco estudiado. Se analizan aquí la viabilidad de uso de vehículos aéreos no tripulados (UAV) y la fotogrametría SfM para cartografiar cárcavas de fondo de valle en estos paisajes. Los resultados muestran precisión centimétrica. Se debaten las fortalezas y limitaciones de la metodología empleada. La cartografía resultante permitió cartografiar las formas erosivas a una escala excepcional. Todas las zonas de estudio mostraron evidencias de degradación.


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ISSN papel: 0212-9426 / ISSN digital: 2605-3322 / Revista editada por la Asociación de Geógrafos Españoles (Madrid, España).